Newington History Group meetings

Newington History Group

The story of the poor people from the county whose passage was paid to help them emigrate to the colonies will be told at Newington History Group’s September meeting. 

The details will be given by Helen Allinson, author of Farewell to Kent on Thursday, September 14, 7.30pm in the Methodist Hall, Church Lane ME9 7JT. Guests are welcome (£3).

Members will visit Sheppey Little Theatre for a tour and talk on Thursday, October 12.

The group seeks to unearth, preserve and promote the history of the village and neighbouring areas. Annual subscription is £15.

For more details contact Thelma Dudley on 01795 842711 or thelma@newingtonhistory.co.uk. Follow the group’s activities @newingtonhg.